Don’t Wing It. It’s Time to Start Trip Planning

When you’re a long-haul truck driver, you’re your boss, which is great! But that also means that you are responsible for time management, or in this case, trip planning. Before you leave the yard, you should know: Where you are going. How long will it take to get to your destination. Where you will fuel [...]

By |2021-05-13T11:35:07-05:00May 12th, 2021|How To and Tips, Truck Driver Lifestyle|0 Comments

Mountain Driving Tips

It’s easy to have a love-hate relationship with mountain driving. Most drivers love the beautiful scenery and the change from driving on a flat highway that looks the same mile after mile. It’s also kind of nice to hit flat topography after several straight days in the mountains.

Family Time: Things to do in May

Celebrate the brand-new month with family time! Not only is the spring weather improving, but Mother’s Day is quickly coming up, making it the perfect time to spend some quality time with your family. Celebrate Mother’s Day This one is obvious but needs to be said. While again, this year’s Mother’s Day will be different [...]

By |2021-05-04T12:56:54-05:00May 3rd, 2021|Truck Driver Lifestyle|0 Comments

What’s Happening in Trucking

Is been super busy in these parts but we've still been able to keep up with some important trucking news. Let's see what you might have missed in recent industry news.

Start your Day off Right with this Breakfast Pita Recipe

Don't skip breakfast! With this quick and easy recipe, you have no excuse to miss the most important meal of the day. And, if you plan ahead, you can even cut your time. Prepare ingredients at home, keep them refrigerated, and then cook them on your portable skillet. INGREDIENTS 1 cup cubed fully cooked ham [...]

By |2021-04-23T16:56:44-05:00April 26th, 2021|Recipes|0 Comments

A Few Things They Don’t Teach in Trucking School

To be honest, most of the skills truck drivers learn is learned on the job. That first year as a truck driver is tough as you really find out quickly how much more there is to being a truck driver other than driving.

Make your Dinner Pop with this Jalapeno Burger Recipe

It's burger season! It's time to start firing up those grills and enjoy those tasty BBQ meals. Add a little spice to your burgers with this Jalapeno Burger recipe that’s easy to prepare and cook. If you have a portable grill, you can cook up a storm while you're out on the road. INGREDIENTS 4 [...]

By |2021-04-23T16:25:10-05:00April 19th, 2021|Recipes|0 Comments

Inspection Blitzes to Note in 2021

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) has announced dates for several truck inspection campaigns set to take place in 2021. While some of these are later in the year, you’ll want to keep them in mind. International Roadcheck – May 4 to 6, 2021 International Roadcheck is an annual three-day event when CVSA-certified inspectors conduct [...]